Software as an infrastructure

Simon Hettrick

17 May 2024 - EPSRC visit, Southampton -  @sjh5000     ORCID: 0000-0002-6809-5195

Use software

Fundamental to results




If we want sustainable software as default behaviour we must change how research success is measured

186,000 outputs

11 software outputs

People who are

vital to research

People who are named in publications


RSEs, Technicians,

Librarians, Data

Stewards, PRISMS,

RMAs... and more

The Venn of academic importance and recognition

Recognising all research outputs and every role that makes research possible

Thank you!


ORCID: 0000-0002-6809-5195, EPSRC Grant no: EP/S021779/1


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